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Map of New-York Bay and Harbor and the environs

Title
Map of New-York Bay and Harbor and the environs / founded upon a trigonometrical survey under the direction of F. R. Hassler, superintendent of the Survey of the Coast of the United States ; triangulation by James Ferguson and Edmund Blunt, assistants ; the hydrography under the direction of Thomas R. Gedney, lieutenant U.S. Navy ; the topography by C. Renard and T.A. Jenkins assists.
Author
United States Coast Survey.
Publication
[Washington, D.C.] : Survey of the Coast of the United States, 1844-1845 [i.e. 1846?]

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CartographicSupervised use Map Div. 01-1888Schwarzman Building M1A - Map Division Room 117

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Additional Authors
  • Hassler, F. R. (Ferdinand Rudolph), 1770-1843.
  • Ferguson, James, 1797-1867.
  • Blunt, Edmund M.
  • Gedney, Thomas R.
  • Renard, C.
  • Jenkins, T.A.
  • Humphreys, A. A. (Andrew Atkinson), 1810-1883.
  • Eakin, C. M. (Constant M.)
Description
1 map on 6 sheets; 165 x 158 cm. sheets 63 x 85 cm.
Donor/Sponsor
National Endowment for the Humanities Grant for Access to Early Maps of the Middle Atlantic Seaboard.
Subjects
Note
  • Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings.
  • "Sheets Nos. 1, 2, 3, & 4 verified by C.M. Eakin, assistant, & published in 1844. Sheets 5 & 6 verified by Lt. A.A. Humphreys, assistant, & published in 1845."
  • "Longitude of New York City Hall ... (data to 1846)."
  • Prime meridian: New York.
  • Includes text, table of currents, notes, 4 coastal panoramas and 2 views of Sandy Hook Light.
Call Number
Map Div. 01-1888
Author
United States Coast Survey.
Title
Map of New-York Bay and Harbor and the environs / founded upon a trigonometrical survey under the direction of F. R. Hassler, superintendent of the Survey of the Coast of the United States ; triangulation by James Ferguson and Edmund Blunt, assistants ; the hydrography under the direction of Thomas R. Gedney, lieutenant U.S. Navy ; the topography by C. Renard and T.A. Jenkins assists.
Imprint
[Washington, D.C.] : Survey of the Coast of the United States, 1844-1845 [i.e. 1846?]
Cartographic Data
Scale 1:30,000 (W 74̕18ʹ--W 73̕44ʹ/N 40̕46ʹ--N 40̕19ʹ).
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Added Author
Hassler, F. R. (Ferdinand Rudolph), 1770-1843.
Ferguson, James, 1797-1867.
Blunt, Edmund M.
Gedney, Thomas R.
Renard, C.
Jenkins, T.A.
Humphreys, A. A. (Andrew Atkinson), 1810-1883.
Eakin, C. M. (Constant M.)
Added Title
National Endowment for the Humanities Grant for Access to Early Maps of the Middle Atlantic Seaboard.
Research Call Number
Map Div. 01-1888 [Mounted and filed as 3 sheets]
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